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Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

Tenured full professors | Research Centre for Knowledge and Data

Diego Calvanese

+39 0471 016160

BZ P2.07
Faculty of Computer Science
Dominikanerplatz 3 - piazza Domenicani, 3
Office hours
Friday, 16:00 - 18:00
(please check in advance via email actual availability)

Short bio

Diego Calvanese received a PhD from Sapienza University of Rome in 1996.  He is the author of more than 350 refereed publications, including ones in the most prestigious international journals and conferences in Artificial Intelligence and Databases, with more than 28000 citations and an h-index of 67, according to Google Scholar.  He has served in over 100 program committee roles for international events, and is an associate editor of Artificial Intelligence and of JAIR.  In 2012-2013 he has been a visiting researcher at TU Vienna as Pauli Fellow of the "Wolfgang Pauli Institute".  He has been the program chair of PODS 2015 and the general chair of ESSLLI 2016. He has been nominated Fellow of the European Association for Artificial Intelligence (EurAI) in 2015.


Data and Process Modeling for Business Informatics

76404A · ING-INF/05 · L-31 Informatics and Management · EN

Introduction to Databases

76209 · ING-INF/05 · L-31 Computer Science - 2017 · EN

Main Research Areas

- Formalisms for knowledge representation and reasoning
- Ontology based data acces and integration
- Description logics
- Semantic Web
- Graph data management
- Data-aware process verification
- Service modeling and synthesis
- Conceptual modeling